Business Services eUpdate — November 2018

Bookstore Textbook Adoptions Textbook adoptions for spring are needed. On time textbook adoptions are essential for maximizing the value and impact of textbook buyback. When a book is re-adopted for the spring semester and the store is in need of inventory: Re-adopted textbooks can be bought from students at the end of the semester Students get more cash from buyback More used books are available for students in the following semester Shipping expenses are reduced Basketball Tip-Off Show your Eagle Pride! Get 10% off UMW Basketball shirts and hats in-store on November 16. UMW Book Club The UMW Book Club will meet in the Bookstore from noon to 1 p.m. on November 14 to discuss A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles. Author Signing: Juliana Baggott Join the UMW Bookstore, Department of English, Linguistics, and Communication, Simpson Library, the Dean’s Office of the College of Arts and Sciences, and the Writing Center/Writing Intensive Program at an … [Read more...]

Copy Center Closed Through April 21

Following the water line break that affected several offices in Lee Hall, the UMW Copy Center will undergo final stages of restoration April 19 – April 21. The Copy Center will be closed during this time. The center will re-open with limited services on Monday, April 24 at 8 a.m., with full services available on Tuesday, April 25. During the downtime: -          Departmental copiers are available for use. -          Jobs may be submitted by email to copies@umw.edu; these jobs will be processed beginning Monday, April 24, when the Copy Center is back online. Word and PDF order forms may be found at http://adminfinance.umw.edu/copies/order-forms/. For questions, please contact Amme Mahler, service delivery manager, at aingram@umw.edu. … [Read more...]

Textbook Adoptions Dates

Textbook adoptions are due on the following dates: Adoptions for Summer 2017 are due by March 18, 2017 Adoptions for Fall 2017 are due by April 21, 2017 Course Material information and requisition can be found here. Hitting “submit” at the bottom of the Faculty Textbook Adoption System page will send adoptions to textbooks@umw.edu. Course Pack requisitions are located here. Please email course pack adoption forms to textbooks@umw.edu. For course material questions, contact DJ Garcia, x1649, or Frances SanPietro, x1653. … [Read more...]

Business Services eUpdate–February 2017

Hidden Figures: Meet the Author The University Bookstore will be selling books at a “Meet the Author” event sponsored by the Central Rappahannock Regional Library on Saturday, March 4. Margo Lee Shetterly, author of the non-fiction best-seller Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race, will speak at 3 p.m. in Dodd Auditorium. For more information contact Margaret Mock in the Bookstore, ext. 1017, mmock@umw.edu. Book Club On February 15, 2017, the UMW Book Club will meet from 12 to 1 p.m. in the University Bookstore to disucss The Interestings, by Meg Wolitzer. On March 15, 2017, they will meet from 12 to 1 p.m. in the University Bookstore to discuss Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race by Margo Shetterly. The book is available in the Bookstore at a discount for Book Club members. If you have questions, please … [Read more...]

Business Services eUpdate–March 2016

Licensing The University now has a retail licensing program! Vendors can now sell branded UMW merchandise. Visit the website, or contact Lauren McDonald for more information. Below: The ZipTip, a customized zipper pull, is currently available in the UMW Bookstore. Created by Taylynn MFG, LLC. Textbook Adoption Dates Textbook adoption due dates are as follows: Summer first and second sessions: March 18, 2016 Fall 2016: April 10, 2016 Course Material information and requisition can be found here. Hitting "submit" at the bottom of the Faculty Textbook Adoption System page will send adoptions to textbooks@umw.edu. Course Pack requisitions are located here. Please email course pack adoption forms to textbooks@umw.edu. For course material questions, contact DJ Garcia, x1649, or Frances SanPietro, x1653. National Student Watch Survey In the fall of 2015, UMW participated in the National Association of College Stores (NACS) National Student Watch Survey, … [Read more...]

Welcome #UMW19–A Guide to Business Services (Text Version)

Welcome, new students! To help you out in your first semester, we've assembled a few tips that you might have missed.     BEST BUYS Bookstore The Bookstore now has in-store rentals and a student textbook swap, in addition to its current offering of competitively priced books! EagleOne Merchants You can use your EagleOne as a debit card at many off-campus locations! View the full offering at here.   GO GREEN Printing Recycle your cartridges at drop off locations in the Bookstore, Copy Center, and Post Office. For the most efficient printing options, visit the Copy Center. Use Cloud Printing--email your document to the printer, pick it up on campus. Laundry Use HE detergent to make your money go further. Visit caldwellandgregory.com to learn how you could win a $200 VISA gift card!   GET AROUND FRED Students can ride the FRED bus for free! Parking Freshmen may not be able to bring vehicles on campus, but you can still … [Read more...]

March 4 — TSRC Training and Employee Resource Fair!

Mar. 4, open lab training for TSRC, GW106, open to all departments, join us! Training times: 9:00 a.m. 10:00 a.m. 11:00 a.m.   S.A.C. Employee Resource Fair and Chili Cook Off Mar. 4 Noon- 2 p.m. Lee Hall, Underground  featuring:       Information, introduction, giveaways         Beverage tasting and giveaways Campbell’s Vending Tasting of new healthy snacks    UMW Business Services units participating: Info on special orders, UMW items available for sale, discount coupon   Bring your EagleOne Card to register for a prize !  Staff will be available to discuss payroll deduction options, pickup coupons from several of our Merchants, see a demonstration of iValidate Information and awareness (ex. hotel contract, Cobblestone contract management system, SWaM info). Enjoy giveaways from various campus vendors Awareness of services, consulting … [Read more...]

RecycleMania

    10 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. William St. Parking Lot   http://www.umw.edu/news/2015/02/23/umw-hosts-shred-event-for-recyclemania-2015   … [Read more...]

Procurement Services Updates — March 2015

Procurement Services Updates -- March 2015 … [Read more...]

Employee Resource Fair

The Employee Resource Fair  will take place alongside The Willy-Nilly Chili Cook-Off FUN-RAISER sponsored by the Staff Advisory Council (S.A.C)!  March 4, 2015 Noon to 2 pm UNDERGROUND @ LEE HALL   Plus, check out our department booths, Copy & Mail, EagleOne, Parking Management, and Procurement Services, for information, resources, and more free giveaways from our vendors! Featuring… Pepsi Tasting TSRC giveaways Campbell’s Vending Healthy Snacks Don’t forget to bring your EagleOne card!  At the EagleOne booth, you can learn how to use the iValidate reader while swiping your card.  One random entry will be chosen to win $25 EagleOne dollars deposited to their account!  Sponsored by Pepsi. Go to https://sharepoint.umw.edu and click on the GREEN Community box then click on the yellow sticky for signing up your chili. … [Read more...]